National Tropical Weather Conference
The National Tropical Weather Conference is the nation’s forum for professional training in hurricane preparedness for broadcast meteorologists. The two day conference covers all major aspects of hurricane preparedness, forecasting and research, providing a unique opportunity to learn from top experts in tropical meteorology. The setting for the conference is along the beach of South Padre Island, Texas the site of several hurricane landfalls including Beulah and Dolly. Attendees come from around the country to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season. Dr. Philip Klotzbach launches the conference with the current hurricane seasonal forecast.
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